If you would like to make a bigger or smaller box, just start with 2 sheets of the same size rectangular paper. Use one sheet (made into a square) for the base, and use half of one sheet for the lid, and then use the left over half to make a quarter of the original paper size, for the top insert.
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Officially the lid would be ‘Modular Origami’ and the alternative lid I created would be ‘Kirigami’.
Lid: A5 / 21.1 x 14.9 cm / 8.3 x 5.8 in
Lid-Insert: A6 / 10.5 x 7.4 cm / 4.1 x 2.9 in
Base: A4 / 29.7 x 21 cm / 11.7 x 8.3 in
Alternative Lid (Kirigami): A5 / 21 x 14.8 cm / 8.3 x 5.8 in
Finished Box Size:
Length: 9.8cm / 3.7 inch
Width: 5.5 cm / 2.1 inch
Depth: 3.2 cm / 1.3 inch
This pretty and stylish origami box is perfect to use as a gift box.
The difficulty is medium, if you haven’t folded before this may be too hard.
Origami Gift Box Tutorial Video:
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